Cumberland Times-News

July 12, 2013

City man charged in alleged arson threat - 07/13


Cumberland Times-News

— CUMBERLAND — A domestic disturbance call Thursday morning in the 900 block of Bedford Street led to the arrest of a city man on an arson threat charge, Cumberland Police said.

Chad A, Hansen, 44, was charged with arson threat and jailed on $15,000 bond after appearing in a bond hearing by a district court commissioner.

Police said the victim was able to take a gasoline can away from Hansen as he allegedly threatened to “catch the house on fire.”

The incident occurred at about 10:30 a.m.